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Dallas Stars Waive Alex Auld, Leaving Marty Turco Rumors Hanging

February 24th, 2010
After weeks of rumors swirling around the NHL involving the—what was once called likely—trade of Marty Turco news breaks today that the Dallas Stars have waived backup Alex Auld. Stars rumors really caught steam after a trade with the Atlanta Thrashers in which the Stars acquired goalie Kari Lehtonen. It was ...

Dallas Stars End Three Game Losing Streak To Islanders

January 9th, 2010
It would be nice to sit here after my slight hiatus, changing addresses in the state of Texas, and write that the swagger the Dallas Stars brought to the ice New Year's Eve had carried on into January, but it didn't. If anything, January has brought some mean-spirited, monkey-on-back action. Dropping ...

Ken’s Corner: Future Looks Bright For Dallas Stars Youngsters

December 6th, 2009
There's something to be said for a team with a lot of youth. Usually it's in respect to a losing season and how one day the team will be tough veterans, but for the Dallas Stars youth is like a good cocktail, mixed in just right with strong veteran presence. The ...

NHL Appears Suspension Happy After Alex Ovechkin Hit

December 1st, 2009
It's clear wherever Alexander Ovechkin goes the spotlight follows; and the ever watchful eye of the National Hockey League moves as well to ensure one of its top superstars behaves in step. While the attention given by the league, the media, and the fans to players like Alexander Ovechkin is well warranted, it appears ...

Dallas Stars Trend of Failure on Home Ice Becoming Expected

November 20th, 2009
After a well put together win in Detroit on Wednesday night, the Stars flew home to do battle with the Columbus Blue Jackets, but appears that they left a bag in the Motor City; the bag containing the Stars' ability to play on home ice. In one of the more one-sided ...

Russians Worth the Risk?: NHL Draft Time Could Prove Answer

November 18th, 2009
With Blue Jackets prospect Nikita Filatov skipping the country to return to native Russia to play in the KHL, does it serve as an example of a growing problem in the NHL? It could be that Filatov is an isolated incident, and merely a player incapable of understanding he needs ...

Ken’s Corner: Are the Dallas Stars Lions or Tame Kittens?

November 15th, 2009
Much like the above photo, the Stars have taken parts of this season right on the jaw, and with little consistency to the team in sight, it seems likely they will continue to. While their record over their last 10 games isn't too terrible, 4-3-3 isn't worth being proud of. Over the ...

California Dreaming: Dallas Stars Conquer Shootout and San Jose Sharks

November 13th, 2009
Random Note : It really angers me when I have to resort to an outdated photo. Getty Images mega lets me down with a lack of updated hockey photos. At least the photo fits the game from Thursday night. The Stars and Sharks matchup in San Jose on Thursday night ...